WoRMS name details

Porelloides laevis (Fleming, 1828)

159886  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159886)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Distribution boreal species, widely distributed in North Atlantic; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie...  
Distribution boreal species, widely distributed in North Atlantic; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley)  [details]
Bock, P.; Gordon, D. (2021). World List of Bryozoa. Porelloides laevis (Fleming, 1828). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159886 on 2021-05-17
Date
action
by
2005-05-30 13:01:42Z
created
2010-03-22 14:23:40Z
changed
2020-01-23 12:47:45Z
changed

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context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Brunel, P.; Bosse, L.; Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. <em>Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126.</em> 405 p. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Ryland, J.S., and P.J. Hayward. 1991. Marine flora and fauna of the northeastern United States: erect Bryozoa. NOAA Technical Report NMFS 99. 48 p. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet small microorganisms, including diatoms and other unicellualr algae [details]

Dimensions up to 4 cm high [details]

Distribution boreal species, widely distributed in North Atlantic; Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: Eastern Bradelle Valley)  [details]

Habitat circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Predators grazing organisms such as sea urchins and fish; also subject to competition and overgrowth from sponges, algae, and tunicates [details]

Reproduction sexual and asexual; bryozoan colonies consist of replicated series of zooids, each budded asexually from a predecessor. The founding zooid metamorphoses from the sexually produced larva. Hermaphroditic. [details]